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Title

Untitled (portrait of Sarah Bernhardt, New York)

circa 1880


Artist

Napoleon Sarony

Canada, United States of America

1821 - 1896


Details


Date

circa 1880


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

albumen photograph, cabinet card


Dimensions

14.3 x 10.2 cm image/sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. image, [incised glass plate negative] "...1880... N. Sarony".


Credit

Purchased 1983


Location

Not on display


Accession number

190.1983


Artist information

Napoleon Sarony

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 8 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Five years on: a selection of acquisitions 1981-1986, Sydney, 1986. cat.no. 174

Natasha Bullock, Reflections in time: 19th century portrait photography, Sydney, 2005. no catalogue numbers

Robert McFarlane, Critic's Choice, Sydney, 1994. no catalogue numbers

Wayne Tunnicliffe, Bridled Passions, Sydney, 1996. no catalogue numbers